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Twitter has been going through a lot of changes over the last couple of years, with staff coming and going and the remit of the site shifting to something closer to a news outlet rather than a straight...
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Twitter announced during the summer that it would no longer count certain things, like media or Twitter handles, as part of a tweet’s character limit, but didn’t say when this would be implemented....
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Twitter has been making some changes over the last year or so, subtly moving itself into a space that's more about providing breaking news and a little away from the competitive social media market....
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Broadcasters paid big money for exclusive rights to air the Olympics and measures were put in place to protect those rights, including a ban on gifs. One Twitter user has paid the price for ignoring this...
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Apps and phones do all manner of fancy things right now but sometimes its the simple features which can be the most pleasant to use. For example, we really like night modes and dark themes which reduce...
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Google Duo launched last week and it's an impressively slick app. All it wants to do is connect you via video chat with whoever you want to call, and to make sure you get the best call quality and...
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Twitter is trying to fight back against trolls and its latest update will help users limit what notifications they see. One setting allows you to only see notifications from accounts that you actually...
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The 2016 Olympic Games kick off in Rio on the 5th of August and the whole world is going to go mad for the Olympics for the next few weeks. Twitter wants to make sure you're there for every triumph...
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We're big fans of Dark Modes on phones apps. Basically this is a theme which includes darker colours or blacks where there's usually white to make it less glaring in dark conditions, and just generally...
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Twitter has banned one of its most infamous users, Milo Yiannopoulos. The tech editor of Breitbart has been banned just a day after he seemed to incite followers to direct a torrent of racial abuse towards...
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Police have had to issue another warning to Pokémon Go players not to play while driving after someone crashed into a Baltimore Police car during their hunt for Pokémon. Baltimore Police...
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Twitter’s distinctive blue tick will no longer be restricted to the rich and famous. From today, any user can request a verified account and the process is pretty straightforward. Getting approved...
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Twitter is easing yet another limitation, as it’s upping the size of GIFs that you can post from 5MB to 15MB. This change only applies to the web version of Twitter; on mobile the limit is still...
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Twitter issued tweet archiving site PostGhost with a cease and desist order, which should come as a relief to celebrities and politicians the world over. The site archived the tweets of accounts with...
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Twitter is getting in on the sticker craze, and doing it in a fun and unique way. Very soon you'll be able to choose from a selection of visuals to add to your photo, including sunglasses and hats...
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Game of Thrones is one of those shows where spoilers are a real problem, mostly because anything can happen in this violent world - right down to long loved characters being offed in a split second. And...
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